The Illinois Valley Youth Choir challenges each child to expand their musical knowledge. Weekly rehearsals emphasize the development of musicianship and vocal technique while performing a wide variety of high quality musical literature. The children develop healthy vocal habits, confidence, self-discipline and a deeper understanding of music

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Choir registration and voice checks are held every September and January. Notice of registration will be distributed through the schools.

Volunteer

The Illinois Valley Youth Choir depends on its committed supporters to run smoothly. There are many opportunities to help throughout the year.

Contact Us

Have Questions? Feel free to contact us.. we would love to hear from you and help in any way possible. You can reach the choir manager, Kathleen DiLuciano at 815-343-1407 or kdiluciano@comcast.net

Spring Concert - Sunday April 23 4PM @ LP High School

To schedule appt: Call, text or email Kathleen at 815-343-1407 or kdiluciano@comcast.net

All members are required to attend registration and have their voices checked each fall for placement in the choir. The choir is open to children in grades 3-8 who demonstrate the necessary singing skills. Boys must have unchanged voices. January Registration is held for new members who wish to join mid-year as well as current members who are requested to re-audition by the choir directors. Rehearsals are held each Tuesday throughout the school year from 5:00 to 6:15 p.m. in the L-P Choral Room. Most singers spend several years in this choir developing basic singing skills and musicianship.

News and Happenings!

Illinois Valley Youth Choir added an event.

Please join us for our annual spring concert in the beautiful and historic Mathiessen Auditorium at LaSalle-Peru High School (entrance at the corner of 6th & Chartres Streets).

A cookie and punch reception immediately following the concert.

Tickets:
Adults, $4.00
Students/Seniors, $3.00
Children 5 and under, Free

The IVYC is a not-for-profit community choir that serves the greater Illinois Valley area. Our students range in age from grades 3-8. We are committed to exposing singers to a variety of quality music while teaching them the skills they need to get started as singers and musicians.
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IVYC Spring Concert

Apr 23, 4:00pm

La Salle-Peru Township High School District 120

Please join us for our annual spring concert in the beautiful and historic Mathiessen Auditorium at LaSalle-Peru High School (entrance at the corner of 6th & Chartres Streets). A cookie and punch re...

Illinois Valley Youth Choir shared Cor Cantiamo's event.

This weekend there will be some truly amazing choral music being sung at LP high school. Cor Cantiamo will be joined by singers from Mendota and LP high schools to perform the Mozart Requiem on Sunday, Feb 12 @ 3pm.

Our own director, Jenilyn Roether, is a member of Cor Cantiamo. A number of the high school students are also former youth choir members!
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Masterworks Project - Mozart's Requiem

Feb 12, 3:00pm

La Salle-Peru Township High School District 120

Cor Cantiamo's new Spring 2017 Season kicks off with an inspiring collaboration with two excellent high school choirs - LaSalle-Peru and Mendota - and a professional orchestra, to perform Mozart's Req...

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Cor CantiamoMore details can also be found on our website here: corcantiamo.org/

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Cor CantiamoTickets for the Mozart Masterworks concert will be available at the door. Or you can purchase them in advance here: corcantiamo.ticketleap.com/masterworks-mozart/

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We are looking for information on possible donors. Do you know of groups or individuals that give generously to kids' groups? Let us know.
We are fundraising for new uniforms and more trips. The choir pays for the transportation.
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